Treasure Chest ~ Aug. 18th


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We’d like to hear from you!
Here’s your opportunity to tell us what you like and perhaps don’t enjoy about MarcoPolo campground. Are there more events or themes you’d like to see us explore? What about seasonal camper events? Our goal is to make your summer experiences at MarcoPolo ones you will cherish for a lifetime, and the only way we can do that is if you provide feedback.
Please feel free to email your comments, suggestions etc., to

Mark Your Calendars
Aug 20th – 1-5pm ~ Pony/Wagon Rides, Petting Zoo. For more info call or text Jasmin @ 902-247-0195
Sept 9th – 12th ~ Women’s Weekend
Sept 17th ~ WI Take Out Ham Supper

Discover the artist in you!
Events range from $40-$55 per person plus HST and include everything you need to produce a painting. Bring your game face! We’ve got the rest – easel, canvas, paint, and apron. We use acrylic paint in primary colors and
provide a 16” x 20” canvas at all of our events.

Customers can arrive up to 30 minutes beforehand. Our trained artists will guide you through creating your very own unique masterpiece. You will be guided brushstroke by brushstroke, from blank canvas to your own special piece of original artwork, Events last approximately two and a half hours and at the end of the night you get to bring home your masterpiece to show off to all your family and friends
Absolutely no painting experience is required

Paint the Night ~ August 23rd ~ Rainbow Panda

Art after Dark ~ August 29th ~ Campfire

Weekly Events Family Activities
~ Daily @ 6pm ~ Hayrides
~ Monday – Saturday ~ 9am – 1pm ~ Arts & Crafts
~ Monday ~ 7pm ~ Baseball, 8:30pm ~ Volleyball
~ Tuesday ~ 7pm ~ Life Size Foosball
~ Wednesday ~ 7:30pm ~ Chocolate Bar Bingo, 9:30pm ~ Scavenger Hunt
~ Thursday ~ 7pm ~ Street Hockey, 9pm ~ Outdoor Night Games
~ Friday ~ 7pm ~ Bubble Soccer (Kids), 8:30pm ~ Bubble Soccer (Adults) Ball Hockey
~ Saturday ~ 7pm ~ Street Hockey, 8:30pm ~ Disco/ Dance
~ Sunday ~ 6:30pm ~ Parachute Games, 8pm~ Movie Night

Weekly Live Entertainment (Specific Dates Below)
Friday Nights 8:30-10pm – All Ages in main parking lot (Rec Hall in bad weather)
Saturday Nights 9-12am – 19+ Cash Bar Open in Galley
Aug 12th/13th ~ Barry Williams
Aug 19th/20th ~ Chris Field
Sept 3rd ~ Fireworks
Aug 26th/27th ~ David Peters & Dave Connolly

Adult Events
Thursday @ 8:30pm ~ Karaoke in Galley Restaurant
Friday @ 8pm ~ Cards – Texas Hold’Em, Crib, Poker, 45’s, Auction, Gin Rummy in Galley Restaurant

50/50 Draws
The seasonal committee are once again selling weekly 50/50 tickets with proceeds going to the Children’s Wish Foundation. Sellers will be around the campground on both Friday and Saturday nights with the winning number being posted at the security booth Saturday evenings at approx. 9:30pm. A big THANK YOU to everyone for your ongoing support!

Want to Win Your Lot Fee?
Be sure to purchase your ticket(s) for your chance to win the (max) equalivant of your current lot fee on August 31st. $10 tickets are during the 50/50 sales on the weekends, or at the Security Booth. Applicable to current seasonal campers only

Cavendish Trolley Taxi ~ Runs daily from Marco Polo for only $15 for 4 people ($3.00 each additional person) each way. Drops off at various spots in Cavendish, call 902-963-2352 to book or for more information.

Family Fun Packages

Camping and Shining Waters Family Fun Park unlimited access to Shining Waters Family Fun Park (pricing is based on a family of four.) Prices range from $358-$214 plus HST.

Camping and Sandspit
7 day or 3 day packages with unlimited access to Sandspit (pricing is based on a family of four.) Prices range from $358-$214 plus HST.

Camping, Shining Waters AND Sandspit
7 day or 3 day packages with unlimited access to Shining Waters Family Fun Park & Sandspit (pricing is based on a family of four.) Prices range from $358-$214 plus HST

Did you know that MarcoPolo Campground can host events on site?
Are you planning a special event? Why not think about holding your event at MarcoPolo Campground & Inn? We have hosted weddings, birthday parties, anniversaries, staff parties, conferences, seminars and family reunions to name a few.
We pay close attention to detail, work with you to ensure you have the event you hope for, provide the perfect package to suit your style, needs and most importantly, we respect your budget.
With a variety of accommodations as well as meeting/conference space we can host groups of any size.

Our Amenities
The Inn has six rooms which are uniquely decorated to reflect classic country charm with private baths in each room.

The Galley Banquet Facility with it’s stunning views of Cavendish Beach, Green Gables and more is like nowhere else in the Resort Municipality. The Galley can provide seating for upwards of 100 guests, with a Red Seal Chef using the freshest in local Island products your event is sure to be a success.
We are happy to customize your event as well, all the while maintaining the highest standards

Our Rec Hall is where the magic can begin. The hall can accommodate upwards of 200 people with optional bar service, DJ system, stage, tables & chairs, washroom facilities and more.

Camping, what can we say other then who doesn’t love camping? With 100 acres and 543 sites suited for tents, trailers & RV’s, five washrooms, hot showers, three pools, five playgrounds, RC track, hockey pad, store, laundromat, dog park, fishing pond, take-out and 24 hour security…this all adds up to an unforgettable event.

For more information please call us at 1-902-963-2353/ toll free 1-800-665-2352 or email

Hours of Operation
Dairy Bar & Take Out ~ 11am – 10pm
Ships Store ~ 8am – 11pm
Sunday Buffets ~ 8am – 12 noon
Office Hours ~ 9am – 9pm

How to Reach Us
Security: 902-963-2352 x 4
Office: 1-902-963-2352
Ships Store: 902-963-2352 x 3
Dairy Bar: 902-963-2352 x 1